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News

NC Democratic convention delegates vote unanimously to endorse Vice President Harris

By Rob Schofield NC Newsline While some Democratic politicians and Democratic National Convention delegates have not immediately jumped on the Kamala Harris bandwagon in the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, July 24, 2024 12:00 am

China Grove

The great outdoors: Farmers Day vendors encourage getting outside

CHINA GROVE — Farmers Day is a huge draw for China Grove and Rowan County that celebrates the area’s rich agricultural history. At the end ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, July 23, 2024 12:10 am

Education

Catawba College announces new scholarships 

Catawba College News Service SALISBURY — Catawba College celebrated its annual Endowed Scholarship luncheon, a cherished tradition that brings together scholarship donors and recipients to ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, July 23, 2024 12:00 am

Local

31 teams registered for the 10th Annual Rowan Chamber Dragon Boat Festival

ROWAN COUNTY — The Rowan Chamber of Commerce has announced that 31 teams have registered for the 10th Annual Dragon Boat Festival. This year’s festival ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:10 am

News

From crown to consultant: Miss North Carolina launches new business

By Susan Shinn Turner For the Salisbury Post When Taylor Loyd was 13, she had to shop in the plus-size section of the girl’s clothing ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:05 am

Local

Retired Rowan County judge leads NC Sentencing Commission as host for national conference

RALEIGH — Under the leadership of retired Rowan County Chief District Court Judge Charlie Brown, the North Carolina Sentencing and Policy Advisory Commission will host ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:05 am

News

BrickEd summer camps bring STEAM learning to more than 200 students

SALISBURY — This summer was a blast. From rockets to drones, from chemistry to physics; STEAM was the focus for the summer.   BrickEd & More hosted ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00 am

Business

Tavern Opens in Stadium Lofts Project, enhancing Cannon Ballers game day offerings and Atrium Health Ballpark

Submitted  KANNAPOLIS — After weeks of anticipation and thousands of top-shelf barbecue sandwiches being devoured by fans visiting the Centerfield Concessions Facility operated by Towel ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00 am

Opinion

Kenneth L. Hardin: Autism speaks but some aren’t ready to listen

By Kenneth L. Hardin I’m blessed to have a happy, healthy and energetic five-year-old grandson. He’s full of energy and doesn’t seem to have an ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00 am

News

Local community agencies join National Night Out events celebrating neighborhood partnerships

SALISBURY — Local community agencies, Salisbury neighborhoods and law enforcement once again are collaborating for the annual combined Back-to-School Community Resource Fair and Salisbury Police ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00 am

Education

Catawba College’s Holshouser named 2024 ‘Next-Gen Leader’

Catawba College News Service SALISBURY — Catawba College’s Maddux Holshouser of Salisbury has been named to the 2024 Next Gen Leaders (NGL) cohort by the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00 am

News

New Hope Baptist welcomes new assistant pastor

SALISBURY — In a homecoming, New Hope Baptist Church is welcoming a new member to its clergy. Pastor Roland Mills is a graduate of North ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00 am

Business

Carolina Caring offers free grief support workshops in July, August

SALISBURY — As part of its ongoing grief support series, Carolina Caring will offer two grief workshops in July and August. The events are designed to ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:00 am

Elections

Cross-partisan commission on the future of NC elections presents findings

SALISBURY — The Commission on the Future of NC Elections convened its second all-commission meeting at Catawba College on Monday to present findings on the safety and security ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, July 19, 2024 12:10 am

Local Events

First Cavalry celebrates Gospel Explosion

First Calvary Baptist Church, located at 400 South Long Street, Salisbury, will celebrate with a Gospel Explosion on July 27 at 3 p.m. at the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00 am

State News

Justice for All party says it will sue the NC elections board

By Lynn Bonner NC Newsline The group Justice for All in North Carolina plans to sue in federal court to be recognized as a political ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00 am

Education

Salisbury Academy awarded as a ‘Green Ribbon School’ in nation’s capital

Salisbury Academy News Service Salisbury Academy, a 2024 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School, was honored in a ceremony on July 10, in Washington, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00 am

Local Events

Swinson family reunion

LOCUST — The Swinsons are getting together. The Swinson Family Reunion will be held at Mission Baptist Church, located at 12444 Mission Church Road, Locust, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00 am

News

Three Rivers Land Trust protects 167 acres in Davidson County

New housing developments, restaurants and shopping malls dot the landscape in the Wallburg area of Davidson County. However, for those traveling the busy roads between ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, July 17, 2024 12:05 am

News

When life gives you lemons: Young Spencer duo learns the tricks of the lemonade trade

By Genia Woods a.k.a. Mz Good Newz For the Salisbury Post SPENCER — On a hot summer day in June, driving around my hometown, I ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, July 16, 2024 12:10 am

Local

The Carolina Artists guild welcomes NC artist Craig Richards for oil painting demo 

The Carolina Artists guild will be offering an interactive mini workshop at its meeting on Thursday, July 18, at St. John’s Lutheran Church (100 North ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, July 16, 2024 12:00 am

BAZOOM

Legal sports betting off to a rocky start in North Carolina 

Online sports betting was made legal in North Carolina on March 11 of this year. Things started well, with March Madness giving North Carolina sports ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 14, 2024 2:17 pm

BAZOOM

How Crypto Friendly Is North Carolina?

In today’s world, cryptocurrencies are playing a much larger role in people’s lives than they did in the past. A few years ago, many viewed ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 14, 2024 2:15 pm

Kannapolis

Tenured Kannapolis employees retire after decades of service

KANNAPOLIS — Five long-time employees of the City of Kannapolis are retiring in the month of July. Jeannie Childers, John Hatley, Shane Pethel, Sonya Furr ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 14, 2024 12:04 am

Business

F&M Bank finances Montague Plaza development, supports Black-owned businesses

SALISBURY — F&M Bank is proud to support Montague Plaza, featuring 14 Black-owned businesses, with $4 million in financing. Opening in 2024 off Rock Quarry ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 14, 2024 12:00 am

Business

Cherry Treesort named No. 1 wishlisted Airbnb in NC

CHINA GROVE — Cherry Treesort, a true “Rowan Original,” is a unique treehouse resort in China Grove, and one of its accommodations recently received high praise. The ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, July 14, 2024 12:00 am

Local

Rotary Club of Salisbury announces new president

SALISBURY — The Rotary Club of Salisbury recently announced that Karen Hobson will serve as the president for the 2024-25 term.  At today’s regular club ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, July 13, 2024 12:07 am

Lifestyle

Waller Family Reunion scheduled for July 28

MT. ULLA — Descendants of George Henry Waller and Susan Linnie Thompson Waller share their family heritage every year with the annual family reunion.  The ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, July 13, 2024 12:00 am

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